OSHA requires employers to ensure that all employees use appropriate eye or face protection when exposed to eye or face hazards from any of the following: flying particles, molten metal, liquid chemicals, acids or caustic liquids, chemical gases or vapors, or potentially injurious light radiation. Eye Protection: Why Gamble? demonstrates the use protective eyewear and how to avoid injury when working with these hazards.
With the help of Eye Protection: Why Gamble? you will know when to provide eye protection that provides side protection when there is a hazard from flying objects. This intensive program cites the OSHA Standard 1910.133 which also requires employers outfit employees having prescription lenses with eye protection that incorporates the prescription in its design while engaged in operations involving eye hazards or eye protection that can be worn over the prescription lenses without disturbing the proper position and the effectiveness of the prescription lenses and the protective lenses.
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